From elusive to reality of Nigerian pavilion at Venice Biennale
Nigerian artists and other art event creative professionals have contributed to the success of quite a list of biennales and other global gatherings of art in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Euro 2016 predictions: Spain and Italy headline the battles for quarter-final slots
The round of sixteen of EURO 2016 kicks off today and for some fans, the real tournament has just begun as it has been stripped down to its old number of 16 teams
Italians ready for Ibrahimovic and Sweden
He terrorised opposition defences in Serie A for seven seasons but Zlatan Ibrahimovic will face stiff resistance to his efforts to rescue Sweden's Euro 2016 campaign against Italy on Friday.
Migrant smuggling 'general' extradited to Italy
An Eritrean dubbed "the general", suspected of controlling a migrant trafficking network responsible for shipping thousands of people to Europe, has been extradited from Sudan to Italy.
Italy coach Conte acquitted of sporting fraud charges
Italy coach Antonio Conte has been cleared of accusations of sporting fraud following a hearing in Cremona on Monday at which which prosecutors had requested a six-month prison sentence, Italian media reports said.
Buffon still making the difference for Italy at 38
His trademark stubble shows the odd fleck of grey, but the advancing years are having no effect on the reflexes, and ambition, of evergreen Italy and Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon.
Italy issues green light for gay unions
Italy's parliament on Wednesday gave a green light for the introduction of gay civil unions in the last major Western country not to legally recognise same-sex relationships.
Chelsea Announces Italy Coach Antonio Conte As New Manager
Chelsea football club has announced that Antonio Conte, former Juventus manager and current Italian team coach will take over the reins at the club on a 3 year deal this summer. The club sacked Jose Mourinho in December last year after a string of poor results & appointed Guus Hiddink in a caretaker role, but…
Italy ready to impose border controls after Germany request
Italy is ready to impose identification checks at Brennero on the border with Austria after receiving a request from Germany for help in easing the flow of migrants into Bavaria, the northern province of Bolzano said Wednesday. Rome was ready to "reactivate" controls just as it did for the G7 in June, as "a temporary…